viaForensics will hold five mobile forensics training sessions covering Linux use in forensics, iPhone forensics, Android forensics, advanced mobile forensics, and advanced file carving. The sessions will be held at the Peel Police Department in Mississauga, Ontario, October 3-7, 2011. Each training session is an independent one-day workshop. Attendees can register for one day or several trainings…Registration information is available on the viaForensics website (http://viaforensics.com/training/mobile-forensics-training-october-2011-peel-ontario-canada.html). This workshop is limited to law enforcement personnel.
More detailed course descriptions and registration information is provided on the viaForensics website under the Education heading. http://viaforensics.com/education/calendar/
The October 3 session, Introduction to Linux Forensics, outlines useful forensic utilities used in the Linux environment. This course provides a foundation for the following days’ courses, providing an overview of Linux in mobile forensics. The October 4, 5, and 6 sessions cover iPhone forensics, Android forensics, and advanced mobile forensics respectively. All three discuss the intricacies of extracting and analyzing data from the different platforms. The final Advanced File Carving session on October 7 teaches investigators how to effectively use header information to carve deleted data from partially fragmented or deleted database files.